Friday, 23rd September 2016

Offshore
14 Common Scoters west, 1 Red-breasted Merganser west, 1 Red-throated Diver west, 1 Guillemot west and 3 Auk sp. west.

Visible Migration
11 Skylarks south, 28 Swallows south, 3 Grey Wagtails south, 16 Alba Wagtails south, 138 Meadow Pipits south, 3 Chaffinch south, 6 Goldfinch south, 10 Linnets south and 1 Reed Bunting south.

Grounded Migrants 
5 Goldcrests, 3 Chiffchaffs, 1 Blackcap, 2 Robins and 2 Wheatears.

Others
56 Wigeons, 37 Teal, 3 Gadwalls, 4 Shovelers, 5 Little Egrets, 1 juv Marsh Harrier, 500 Lapwings, 67 Ringed Plovers, 19 Black-tailed Godwits, 165 Turnstones, 52 Sanderlings, 520 Redshanks, 1 Med. Gull and 2 Cetti's Warblers.
 
 Small Copper

Ringing 
2 Chiffchaffs, 2 Robins and 2 Reed Buntings.
 
 Chiffchaff

Thursday, 22nd September 2016

Offshore 
22 Common Scoters west, 2 Red-throated Divers west, 3 Gannets west, 2 Sandwich Terns west, 2 Guillemots west and 6 Auk sp. west.

Visible Migration
3 Swallows south, 1 Grey Wagtail south, 12 Alba Wagtails south and 28 Meadow Pipits south.

Grounded Migrants 
7 Goldcrests, 4 Chiffchaffs, 2 Blackcaps, 1 Garden Warbler and 5 Wheatears.

Wheatear

Others
103 Wigeons, 75 Teal, 3 Gadwalls, 2 Shovelers, 4 Little Egrets, 1 juv Marsh Harrier, 4 Golden Plovers, 400 Lapwings, 180 Turnstones, 475 Redshanks, 1 Med. Gull, 1 Cetti's Warbler and 75 Goldfinch.
 
 Gadwall

Ringing
4 Reed Buntings.

Wednesday, 21st September 2016

Offshore
2 Shelducks east, 4 Wigeons west, 22 Common Scoters west and 2 Sandwich Terns.

Visible Migration 
1 Grey Heron west, 1 Snipe east, 1 Skylark south, 3 Swallows south, 4 Mistle Thrushes south-east, 8 Grey
Wagtails south, 18 Alba Wagtails south, 61 Meadow Pipits south-east, 3 Goldfinch south, 1 Linnet south and 1 Reed Bunting south-east.
 Meadow Pipit

Grounded Migrants 
7 Goldcrests, 1 Chiffchaff, 10 Robins and 2 Wheatears.

Others
48 Wigeons, 42 Teal, 2 Pintails, 2 Shovelers, 5 Little Egrets, 260 Lapwings, 14 Black-tailed Godwits, 235 Turnstones, 250 Knots, 480 Redshanks and 1 Med. Gull.
 Pintails

Ringing
1 Wren and 6 Reed Buntings.
 Reed Bunting

Tuesday, 20th September 2016

Offshore 
16 Wigeons west, 17 Common Scoters west, 1 Red-throated Diver west, 3 Sandwich Terns west and 1 Guillemot east.

Visible Migration:
342 Pink-footed Geese south, 23 Swallows south, 8 Grey Wagtails south, 12 Alba Wagtails south, 41 Meadow Pipits south and 4 Linnets south.

Grounded Migrants 
6 Goldcrests, 3 Chiffchaffs, 1 Blackcap, 1 Reed Warbler, 4 Robins and 1 Wheatear.

Others 
41 Wigeons, 37 Teal, 7 Little Egrets, 17 Golden Plovers, 625 Lapwings, 4 Black-tailed Godwits, 300 Knot, 1 Greenshank, 550 Redshanks, 1 Med. Gull and 1 Cetti's Warbler.
 Kestrel
 Migrant Hawker

Ringing
2 Blue Tits, 1 Reed Warbler, 1 Robin, 1 Chaffinch and 3 Reed Buntings.

Monday, 19th September 2016

Offshore
18 Common Scoters west, 1 Red-throated Diver west and 2 Sandwich Terns west.

Visible Migration
1 Snipe east, 6 Swallows south, 2 Grey Wagtails south, 6 Alba Wagtails south and 28 Meadow Pipits south.

Grounded Migrants
2 Goldcrests and 2 Chiffchaffs.

Others
8 Teal, 7 Little Egrets, 9 Golden Plovers, 700 Lapwings, 112 Ringed Plovers, 7 Black-tailed Godwits, 220 Turnstones, 87 Sanderlings, 63 Dunlins, 1 Greenshank, 500 Redshanks and 1 Med. Gull.
 Dunlin
 Ringed Plover

Greenshank

Sunday, 18th September 2016

Offshore
7 Wigeons west, 16 Common Scoters west, 5 Sandwich Terns west, 1 Guillemot east and 2 Auk sp. east.

Visible Migration
1 Rook south, 6 Carrion Crows south, 1 Raven south, 4 Skylarks south, 1 Sand Martin east, 41 Swallows east, 6 House Martins east, 11 Grey Wagtails south, 15 Alba Wagtails south, 92 Meadow Pipits south, 5 Chaffinch south, 23 Greenficnhes south and 2 Reed Buntings south.

Grounded Migrants:
3 Goldcrests, 2 Chiffchaffs, 3 Blackcaps, 4 Dunnocks and 1 Wheatear.

Others 
7 Wigeons, 48 Teal, 1 Pintail, 1 Shoveler, 21 Little Egrets -a single flock over at dawn, a new record count!, 130 Lapwings, 183 Ringed Plovers, 230 Turnstones, 300 Knots, 155 Sanderlings, 77 Dunlins, 1 Greenshank, 500 Redshanks, 40 Snipe, 3 Stock Doves and 45 Linnets.

Snipe

Teal

Ringing
2 Great Tits, 4 Long-tailed Tits, 1 Blackcap, 3 Wrens, 1 Meadow Pipit, 2 Chaffinch and 4 Greenfinches.
 Meadow Pipit

Saturday, 17th September 2016

The first Pink-footed Geese, Jack Snipe and Stonechat of the Autumn were recorded today.

Stonechat

Offshore
4 Shelducks east, 24 Common Scoters west, 1 Great Crested Grebe north, 2 Gannets east, 6 Sandwich Terns, 2 Guillemots east and 6 Auk sp. east.

Visible Migration
53 Pink-footed Geese south, 2 Little Egrets east, 1 Grey Heron east, 1 Sparrowhawk south, 2 Buzzards south, 2 Snipe east, 15 Jackdaws south-east, 3 Carrion Crows south, 6 Skylarks south, 29 Swallows south, 12 Grey Wagtails south, 42 Alba Wagtails south, 371 Meadow Pipits south, 1 Siskin south, 14 Linnets south and 3 Reed Bunting south.
 
 Pink-footed Geese

Grounded Migrants
11 Goldcrests, 5 Chiffchaffs, 1 Lesser Whitethroat, 1 Whitethroat, 1 Spotted Flycatcher, 2 Robins, 1 Stonechat and 6 Wheatears.

Others
26 Wigeons, 40 Teal, 2 Shovelers, 9 Little Egrets, 450 Lapwings, 175 Ringed Plovers, 11 Black-tailed Godwits, 160Sanderlings, 75 Dunlins, 1 Green Sandpiper, 500 Redshanks, 1 Jack Snipe, 45 Snipe, 4 Stock Doves and 80 Goldfinch.

Ringing
2 Goldcrests and 3 Meadow Pipits.
 
 Meadow Pipit